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12 Faithful Men: Portraits of Courageous Endurance in Pastoral Ministry

Paperback|Jul 2018
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The stories of the apostle Paul, John Calvin, Charles Spurgeon, John Bunyan, Wang Mindao, and others show that suffering in the context of ministry is to be expected - and it is never wasted. Encouragement for ministry leaders to run...


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The stories of the apostle Paul, John Calvin, Charles Spurgeon, John Bunyan, Wang Mindao, and others show that suffering in the context of ministry is to be expected - and it is never wasted. Encouragement for ministry leaders to run the race with endurance.

:Most pastors know when they enter the ministry that they will spend time helping others through times of suffering. What they usually do not realize, though, is that they too will suffer. Caught off guard, many of them end up deeply hurt and quit the ministry, deciding that perhaps they misunderstood God's call on their lives or that they simply do not have what it takes. But church history is filled with compelling stories of men who were profoundly afflicted while they carried out their ministry and yet persevered faithfully until death.

Now the editors of The Gospel Coalition have collected inspiring stories of twelve faithful men who endured great suffering for the cause of Christ. The stories of the apostle Paul, John Calvin, Charles Spurgeon, John Bunyan, Wang Mindao, and others show that suffering in the context of ministry is expected--and it's never wasted. Pastors and ministry leaders, as well as those who support them, will find in this collection encouragement to run the race with endurance.

-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 501169
  • Product Code 9780801077760
  • ISBN 0801077761
  • EAN 9780801077760
  • Pages 192
  • Department General Books
  • Category Biography
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Baker Book House
  • Publication Date Jul 2018
  • Sales Rank 60157
  • Dimensions 215 x 139 x 12mm
  • Weight 0.231kg

Collin Hansen

Collin Hansen is an editor-at-large for Christianity Today in Carol Stream, Illinois. His online column, Theology in the News, appears biweekly. He is the author of Young, Restless, Reformed: A Journalists Journey with the New Calvinists and has written for Books & Culture; Leadership, and Christian History & Biography. He has appeared as a commentator on Fox News, and his work has been featured in Time magazine.Most recently he has written A God-Sized Vision: Revival Stories that Stretch and Stir with John D. Woodridge

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